The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had SQL Server Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Developer
Rank 476 400 391
Rank change year-on-year
-76 -9
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 154 240 229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.31% 0.45% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.48% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 192 168
Median daily rate £375 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £288 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £349
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £32.26 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +84.34%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £32.26 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- +84.34%
SQL Server Developer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46888 50234 48267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.74% 94.99% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 30895 32536 29727
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1440 1905 1932
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.12 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.70% +1.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.02 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

SQL Server Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured SQL Server Developer in the job title.

SQL Server Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

SQL Server Developer
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL Server Developer across the England region.

SQL Server Developer Daily Rate Trend in England

SQL Server Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

SQL Server Developer Daily Rate Histogram in England

SQL Server Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server Developer across the England region.

SQL Server Developer Hourly Rate Trend in England

SQL Server Developer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -47 75 £450 - 19
South East +7 27 £350 +1.08% 9
West Midlands -15 15 £295 -28.04% 2
North West -1 12 £325 -7.14% 13
Yorkshire -11 8 £383 +16.79% 6
South West -7 7 £275 -19.11% 4
East Midlands +3 4 £256 -9.29% 6
North East -19 3 £428 - 1
East of England +7 2 £325 -14.75% 5
SQL Server Developer
UK

SQL Server Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, SQL Server Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring SQL Server Developer in the job title.

1 351 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 217 (61.82%) SQL
3 166 (47.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 149 (42.45%) .NET
5 136 (38.75%) C#
6 123 (35.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 122 (34.76%) T-SQL
8 102 (29.06%) Microsoft
9 101 (28.77%) Business Intelligence
10 94 (26.78%) ETL
11 87 (24.79%) Agile Software Development
12 86 (24.50%) Data Warehouse
13 85 (24.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 74 (21.08%) ASP.NET
15 72 (20.51%) Finance
16 71 (20.23%) MVC
17 63 (17.95%) JavaScript
18 62 (17.66%) SQL Server 2012
19 56 (15.95%) SQL Server 2008
20 47 (13.39%) Oracle
21 46 (13.11%) MS Excel
22 44 (12.54%) Data Modelling
23 40 (11.40%) jQuery
24 38 (10.83%) SQL Server 2014
24 38 (10.83%) .NET Framework
25 37 (10.54%) ASP.NET MVC
26 36 (10.26%) Performance Tuning
26 36 (10.26%) Banking
27 35 (9.97%) Visual Studio
27 35 (9.97%) Team Foundation Server

SQL Server Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (2.85%) SharePoint
2 8 (2.28%) IIS
3 4 (1.14%) Apache
3 4 (1.14%) Apache Spark
4 3 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.57%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.57%) SAS
5 2 (0.57%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.28%) K2 blackpearl
6 1 (0.28%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.28%) Umbraco
Applications
1 46 (13.11%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.42%) MS Office
3 3 (0.85%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.57%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.14%) RMDS
2 2 (0.57%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.71%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.14%) IaaS
3 4 (1.14%) PaaS
4 1 (0.28%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.14%) Network Security
2 2 (0.57%) HTTP
3 1 (0.28%) DNS
3 1 (0.28%) FTP
3 1 (0.28%) Internet
3 1 (0.28%) Intranet
3 1 (0.28%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 351 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 166 (47.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 123 (35.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 86 (24.50%) Data Warehouse
5 85 (24.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 62 (17.66%) SQL Server 2012
7 56 (15.95%) SQL Server 2008
8 38 (10.83%) SQL Server 2014
9 17 (4.84%) Relational Database
10 15 (4.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 14 (3.99%) NoSQL
11 14 (3.99%) QlikView
12 13 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
13 12 (3.42%) Power BI
13 12 (3.42%) SQL Server 2005
14 11 (3.13%) Big Data
15 10 (2.85%) MongoDB
16 9 (2.56%) MS Access
16 9 (2.56%) Oracle Database
17 8 (2.28%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 35 (9.97%) Team Foundation Server
1 35 (9.97%) Visual Studio
2 13 (3.70%) Subversion
3 10 (2.85%) Git (software)
4 9 (2.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 8 (2.28%) NUnit
6 6 (1.71%) TeamCity
7 3 (0.85%) JIRA
7 3 (0.85%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (0.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (0.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.57%) Moq
8 2 (0.57%) Talend Open Studio
8 2 (0.57%) WiX
9 1 (0.28%) AccuRev
9 1 (0.28%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.28%) MSI
9 1 (0.28%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.28%) Selenium
9 1 (0.28%) SpecFlow
General
1 72 (20.51%) Finance
2 36 (10.26%) Banking
3 16 (4.56%) Marketing
4 15 (4.27%) Investment Banking
5 7 (1.99%) Legal
6 5 (1.42%) Front Office
6 5 (1.42%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.14%) Law
8 3 (0.85%) Advertising
8 3 (0.85%) Retail
9 2 (0.57%) Games
10 1 (0.28%) Back Office
10 1 (0.28%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.28%) Local Government
10 1 (0.28%) Military
10 1 (0.28%) Private Banking
10 1 (0.28%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 149 (42.45%) .NET
2 74 (21.08%) ASP.NET
3 40 (11.40%) jQuery
4 38 (10.83%) .NET Framework
5 37 (10.54%) ASP.NET MVC
6 34 (9.69%) HTML
6 34 (9.69%) WCF
7 32 (9.12%) Web Services
8 30 (8.55%) CSS
8 30 (8.55%) XML
9 22 (6.27%) MDX
10 18 (5.13%) HTML5
11 16 (4.56%) AngularJS
11 16 (4.56%) Entity Framework
12 15 (4.27%) REST
13 13 (3.70%) Ajax
13 13 (3.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 10 (2.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 9 (2.56%) WPF
15 9 (2.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 18 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (3.99%) Replication
3 10 (2.85%) Management Information System
4 7 (1.99%) Computer Science
5 6 (1.71%) Fixed Income
6 5 (1.42%) Clustering
6 5 (1.42%) Inversion of Control
7 4 (1.14%) Data Structures
7 4 (1.14%) Digital Media
7 4 (1.14%) Reference Data
7 4 (1.14%) User Experience
8 3 (0.85%) Credit Risk
8 3 (0.85%) Data Integration
8 3 (0.85%) Mathematics
8 3 (0.85%) NHS
8 3 (0.85%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.57%) Derivative
9 2 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.57%) Informatics
9 2 (0.57%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 25 (7.12%) Windows
2 5 (1.42%) Linux
3 4 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (0.85%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.57%) Unix
5 2 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.28%) Android
6 1 (0.28%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (28.77%) Business Intelligence
2 94 (26.78%) ETL
3 87 (24.79%) Agile Software Development
4 71 (20.23%) MVC
5 44 (12.54%) Data Modelling
6 36 (10.26%) Performance Tuning
7 32 (9.12%) Migration
7 32 (9.12%) TDD
8 29 (8.26%) Scrum
8 29 (8.26%) Unit Testing
9 20 (5.70%) Web Development
10 18 (5.13%) Analytics
11 17 (4.84%) Data Migration
12 16 (4.56%) CRM
12 16 (4.56%) Data Management
13 14 (3.99%) ETL Development
13 14 (3.99%) Kimball Methodology
14 13 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
15 11 (3.13%) Database Security
16 10 (2.85%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 217 (61.82%) SQL
2 136 (38.75%) C#
3 122 (34.76%) T-SQL
4 63 (17.95%) JavaScript
5 25 (7.12%) Java
6 22 (6.27%) VBA
7 21 (5.98%) VB.NET
8 14 (3.99%) C++
8 14 (3.99%) PL/SQL
9 13 (3.70%) PowerShell
10 12 (3.42%) C
11 11 (3.13%) VB
12 7 (1.99%) PHP
13 6 (1.71%) Ruby
14 5 (1.42%) VBScript
15 4 (1.14%) Python
15 4 (1.14%) VB6
16 3 (0.85%) F#
17 2 (0.57%) Shell Script
17 2 (0.57%) XAML
Qualifications
1 15 (4.27%) Degree
2 14 (3.99%) Security Cleared
3 8 (2.28%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.14%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (1.14%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.28%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.28%) HNC
6 1 (0.28%) HND
6 1 (0.28%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.99%) QA
2 8 (2.28%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (1.14%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.14%) GAAP
3 4 (1.14%) SLA
4 1 (0.28%) HL7
4 1 (0.28%) Solvency II
System Software
1 7 (1.99%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (1.42%) SCCM
2 4 (1.14%) SCOrch
3 2 (0.57%) Grafana
3 2 (0.57%) Kibana
3 2 (0.57%) logstash
3 2 (0.57%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (0.57%) StatsD
Vendors
1 102 (29.06%) Microsoft
2 47 (13.39%) Oracle
3 14 (3.99%) Cognos
4 10 (2.85%) Tableau
5 5 (1.42%) Reuters
5 5 (1.42%) Teradata
6 4 (1.14%) ION Trading
6 4 (1.14%) TIBCO
7 3 (0.85%) Informatica
7 3 (0.85%) Sybase
8 2 (0.57%) Bloomberg
8 2 (0.57%) Cerner
8 2 (0.57%) DevExpress
8 2 (0.57%) Infragistics
8 2 (0.57%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.57%) Talend
9 1 (0.28%) Alteryx
9 1 (0.28%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.28%) iManage
9 1 (0.28%) RedGate
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